Other Team Success Factors?

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Florentin, France

Other Team Success Factors?

No doubt: group performance is influenced by the kind of people making up the team. And surely Belbin's team composition framework can be a great help to look for optimal combinations of team roles.
But I am wondering: what other factors are determining if a (management) team will succeed or fail?

  Jerry, UK

Factors influencing team success

Actually there are quite a few success factors making up team success, here are some I can think of:
- The nature or scope of the work.
- Available resources, budget
- The level of empowerment
- Commitment and motivation of team members
- Incentives and rewards

  Maxime, Netherlands


- Training of the team members and the team as a whole

  Russ, USA

Other Team success factors

I suggest adding the following: Highly effective interpersonal relationships Accountablity for action improves commitment to end results.

  Claus, Germany

More factors related to team success

- Size of the team - Diversity of the team - Leadership - Cohesion in the team...

  Jutta, Germany

Team Composition and Team Context

You can categorize most of the factors in (internal) team composition factors and (external) team context factors....

  Digby, UK

What makes a team fail

- Lack of trust - Avoidance of conflict - Lack of committment - Fear of accountability - Inattention to results. Lencioni, P. (2002) "The Five Dysfunctions of a Team. A Leadership Fable", Jossey...

  Gilles Chauveau, France

Other team success factors

I can add : - level of strategy understanding (meaning asking, measuring potential misunderstanding or communication errors - goals sharing - tactics co- construction - and the solidarity level...

  W. Denton Dobbs
Management Consultant, Canada

Team Success Factors

Another basic factor is: - A commonly held objective. Without that there is chaos....

  Satish Talikota
Management Consultant, India

Experience and Maturity

Just to append: - Experience and maturity of the team members also matter a lot....


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